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Pre-Race Info

2S4B Pre-Race Info

Hope like us, you are as excited as we are about the 010th 2Slow4Boston Marathon & Half on April 16th, 2023.

Following you’ll find the pre-race update information from the Endurance Team Be @ Peace.

  1. Packet pickup will be available on Saturday day before from 1:30pm to 6pm at 701 W Poinsett St, Greer SC 29650.
    • Please use back parking lot and come around to the porch on front.
    • A limited time for packet pickup will also be available the morning of the event from 6:15 to 7:00 am.
  2. hotel list is available on this website and via a link on the facebook event page.
  3. Event parking will be at the Clock Restaurant across the street.
    • The parking on the 701 property will be the start/finish/aid station area and it’s reserved for event activities. Please do not park there.
    • Important: Please avoid parking on the grass or the grassy field behind our property.
  4. If you are competing for award money, please read the Rules on the website to make sure that you understand how the race works.
  5. The race course consists of a 1.31 mile loop repeated 20 times (total 26.2) for marathoners and 10 times (total 13/1) for half-marathoners. It will be well marked on the road and with signs.
    • Please understand every device is different, therefore you may record a longer or shorter distance.
  6. There will be a single aid station located at the entrance to the property near the start/finish line.  The hydration station will have water, Tailwind and sodas.  Please bring your own bottle.
  7. As part of our support to the runners, the aid station will offer prepackaged snacks (cookies, chips, PB&J sandwiches, etc.) and we will have pizza delivered around noon. We will try to accommodate any special needs or request the best we can, however if you have concerns or prefer to bring your own snacks and food, you are welcome to set up a tray table or chair along the lawn or parking area with your supplies. There will also be a community table available to set things up.
  8. During the race, please be mindful that the course is neighborhood roads.
    • Although traffic will be light being Sunday, please watch out for vehicles and stay to the left of the road facing traffic. 
    • Be mindful that this year there will be and overflow of parked cars along Carolina Ave.
    • Please keep noise down in the early morning hours of the race.
    • It is important to keep the course clear of trash.  We will have trash bins around the aid station and some neighbors may already have their trash bins out for next morning pickup.
    • In addition, our next door neighbors are now a Hispanic Baptist Church and they may be using some additional parking around the back of both properties.
  9. We will have a quick meeting around 7:15 am to go over last minute details before the start of the event.
  10. The race will start promptly on Sunday morning at 7:30am.
  11. Your safety and wellbeing is always our #1 priority!
    • Although by now, social distancing guidelines are being relaxed and most of you, like us, have already received your vaccinations, we encourage you to continue to practice social distancing and wear a mask at any time that you feel is needed!

If there is anything else we think about, we’ll communicate it again before Saturday, in addition to updating this page.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have by sending a message using our contact form.


Much appreciated,
Adamy Diaz
Race Director
2Slow4Boston Marathon & Half
An Endurance Team Be@Peace Challenge

PS:  Kuddos to the event sponsors that have helped us make this event possible. Our Title Sponsor: Collective Socks, and our Friends of 2Slow4Boston: Run Inthe Clock of Greer Restaurant, Angel Dolfyn MassageZenergy Hemp ShoppeArtistik Dreamlife Design Studio, and